Fifth Grade History Worksheets and Printables

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A-Z African American Visionaries Poster
A-Z African American Visionaries Poster
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A-Z African American Visionaries Poster
Inspire kids to learn about black changemakers all year by displaying this poster at home or in the classroom.
5th grade
Social studies
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American Revolution: The Philadelphia Campaign
American Revolution: The Philadelphia Campaign
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American Revolution: The Philadelphia Campaign
The Philadelphia Campaign was a year of battles with the Americans at Valley Forge. Students will hone reading skills and learn about the American Revolution.
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Name Game: The 13 Original Colonies
Name Game: The 13 Original Colonies
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Name Game: The 13 Original Colonies
Boost your fifth grader's social studies savvy with a lesson on the 13 original colonies.
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Social studies
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Biography
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Biography
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Biography
In this biography worksheet, children are introduced to Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who in 1993 became the second female Justice of the Supreme Court in the United States.
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History of Jazz
History of Jazz
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History of Jazz
Celebrate Black History Month by learning about the birth of jazz music, and the history of African-Americans in pop music.
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Effects of the Civil War
Effects of the Civil War
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Effects of the Civil War
A nonfiction passage and some essay questions help students understand the effects of the Civil War in this American history worksheet.
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Social studies
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History of Zombies
History of Zombies
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History of Zombies
Ever wonder how the whole zombie craze got started? Read about the history of zombies in this awesome reading comprehension packet.
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Social studies
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Paraphrase the Declaration of Independence
Paraphrase the Declaration of Independence
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Paraphrase the Declaration of Independence
Unwind the complicated language of the Declaration of Independence with this paraphrasing activity!
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American Revolution Game
American Revolution Game
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American Revolution Game
Bring the American Revolution to life with this board game, a fun way to test your child's knowledge of geography and historical facts.
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Social studies
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Making Comparisons with a Venn Diagram: Bessie Coleman and Mae Jemison
Making Comparisons with a Venn Diagram: Bessie Coleman and Mae Jemison
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Making Comparisons with a Venn Diagram: Bessie Coleman and Mae Jemison
Students read short biographies of pilot Bessie Coleman and astronaut Mae Jemison, each a pioneer in her field. They then practice using a Venn diagram to compare the lives and accomplishments of each woman.
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Jazz Greats: Etta James
Jazz Greats: Etta James
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Jazz Greats: Etta James
This worksheet on Etta James celebrates the legacy of this African American singer of soul and jazz.
5th grade
Fine arts
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Biography of Wangari Maathai
Biography of Wangari Maathai
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Biography of Wangari Maathai
Children learn about the environmental activist and women's rights advocate Wangari Maathai. Students will read a biography about the first African woman to win a Nobel Peace Prize and answer nonfiction comprehension questions about the text.
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Social studies
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History of Easter
History of Easter
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History of Easter
Ever wonder why we hunt for Easter eggs? Discover how this spring holiday was started with this interesting look at the history of Easter.
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Social studies
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Map the States: State Abbreviations
Map the States: State Abbreviations
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Map the States: State Abbreviations
Here's a geography challenge for your fifth grader: can she label the map of the United States with the correct state abbreviations?
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Social studies
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Finding the Main Idea: Madam C.J. Walker
Finding the Main Idea: Madam C.J. Walker
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Finding the Main Idea: Madam C.J. Walker
Children learn about Madam C.J. Walker, the first woman to become a self-made millionaire in the United States, in this Finding the Main Idea worksheet.
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Social studies
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American Independence
American Independence
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American Independence
Imagine that YOU were in charge of writing the Declaration of Independence! What kind of demands would you make?
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Social studies
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Marco Polo
Marco Polo
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Marco Polo
Your child will love learning all about the exploits of the famous European explorer Marco Polo with this attractively illustrated worksheet.
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Social studies
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Amendments Quiz
Amendments Quiz
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Amendments Quiz
Children put their knowledge of the U.S. Constitution to the test with this simple quiz!
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Social studies
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Langston Hughes: Historical Heroes
Langston Hughes: Historical Heroes
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Langston Hughes: Historical Heroes
Children learn about writer and poet Langston Hughes in this Historical Heroes: Langston Hughes worksheet.
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Jazz Greats: Charlie Parker
Jazz Greats: Charlie Parker
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Jazz Greats: Charlie Parker
Celebrate Black History Month by studying the contributions of African-American jazz legend Charlie Parker!
5th grade
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Anne Frank
Anne Frank
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Anne Frank
Learn more about the life of Anne Frank, an tragic, true-life story of a young girl caught up in the horrors of war.
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Social studies
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The Battle of Guilford Court House
The Battle of Guilford Court House
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The Battle of Guilford Court House
While the Americans lost the Battle of Guilford Court House, the aftermath led to the American victory at Yorktown. Learn more with this history worksheet.
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Buffalo Soldiers
Buffalo Soldiers
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Buffalo Soldiers
Your budding historian can learn about the Buffalo Soldiers, the first African American military troops to serve in peacetime.
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Readers’ Theater: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Readers’ Theater: Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Readers’ Theater: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Martin Luther King, Jr. is honored as one of the most important leaders in the civil rights movement. Give your fourth and fifth graders a chance to deepen their understanding of his life and legacy through this reader’s theater activity.
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Write Your Own Declaration!
Write Your Own Declaration!
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Write Your Own Declaration!
Celebrate the work of our forefathers by writing your own Declaration, in honor of the Declaration of Independence!
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Fifth Grade History Worksheets and Printables

From the American Revolution to Egyptian gods, fifth grade history worksheets give your little learner a leg up. These printables crafted with fifth graders in mind include writing prompts, coloring pages, word scrambles, trading card printables, and much more. Fifth grade history worksheets combine the fun of interactive activities with the principles of hands-on learning.